Komboloi or Worry Beads are considered to be a form of therapy for so many Greeks living and working in today’s fast-paced world. From quitting smoking, to stopping their over-eating problem, Komboloi Worry beads have aided millions with ventilating the daily pressures and stresses. Komboloi have also become a symbol of Greek pride, as they are hanged in the home, office, car or any other place, for luck, decoration, and their sentimental value. (stolen from the web).
Everywhere you go, people are spinning or counting these beads.They ought to put Prozac in the water instead of selling beads. It will chill out the populace – and help the Greeks drive better.
If that was my wife I’d play with beads too.